Students, Teachers and Staff members of Higher Education institutions and K-12 schools can save up to 80% off the full retail price with Adobe Student and Teacher Editions. Proof of eligibility must be submitted to Adobe after purchase in order to receive a serial number to use the software. Please read this description completely before placing your order.
Adobe Student and Teacher Editions may be purchased by -
- University and college students enrolled at a higher education institution defined as an accredited public or private university or college (including community, junior, or vocational college) that grants degrees requiring not less than the equivalent of two years of fulltime study.
- Primary and secondary school students enrolled at an accredited public or private primary or secondary school providing fulltime instruction.
- Faculty and staff - teachers and staff employed by an accredited primary or secondary school, or a public or private university or college.
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Before the software can be activated, eligible customers must obtain a serial number by submitting proof of eligibility for this program to Adobe (instructions for providing proof of eligibility will be included inside the software box). If the customer cannot provide proof of eligibility, they will not be able to use this product.
PLEASE NOTE: It is your responsibility to ensure that you are eligible to buy and use this software before purchasing this product. Once the software box has been opened, it is non-returnable, non-refundable in accordance with our returns policy. If you have questions about eligibility, please call us at 800-433-6326 before placing your order.
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended - Explore limitless creative potential with new tools and blazing performance.
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended software delivers even more imaging magic, new creative options, and the Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine for blazingly fast performance. Retouch with greater precision, and intuitively create 3D graphics, 2D designs, and movies using new and reimagined tools and workflows.
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended – Key Features:
- Enhance your creativity and boost your productivity. Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended software delivers blazingly fast performance with the new Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine, groundbreaking new Content-Aware tools, simplified 3D artwork creation, reengineered design tools, and more.
- Content-Aware Patch. Patch images with greater control using Content-Aware Patch, which allows you to choose the area that Content-Aware will use to create your patch.
- Mercury Graphics Engine. See near-instant results when you're editing images with key tools such as Liquify and Puppet Warp, creating 3D artwork, and working with matte paintings and other large files.
- 3D performance boost. Experience enhanced performance throughout your 3D workflows. View shadows and reflections in all editing modes, quickly render final work in Adobe RayTrace mode thanks to the Mercury Graphics Engine, and much more.
- 3D controls at your fingertips. Use a vastly simplified user interface to intuitively create and animate 3D artwork. Use in-context and on-canvas controls to manipulate cages for 3D extrusions, change the orientation of scenes and objects, edit lights, and more.
- New and reengineered design tools. Create superior designs faster. Get consistent formatting with type styles, use vector layers to apply strokes and add gradients to vector objects, easily create custom strokes and dashed lines, quickly search layers, and more.
- New Blur Gallery. Quickly create photographic blur effects using a simple new interface with on-image controls. Create tilt-shift effects, blur everything and then sharpen one focal point, or vary the blurriness between multiple focal points. The Mercury Graphics Engine delivers immediate results.
- All-new Crop tool. Crop images faster and with greater precision using the all-new, nondestructive Crop tool. Manipulate your images on canvas, and take advantage of the Mercury Graphics Engine to see your adjustments happen live.
- Modern user interface. Work with a fresh, elegant interface featuring dark background options that make your images pop, and benefit from hundreds of design touches that create a smoother, more consistent editing experience.
- New reflections and draggable shadows. Quickly achieve 3D realism by adding and enhancing shadows and reflections on your ground plane. Drag a shadow to reposition the light source, and easily edit ground reflections, shadows, and other effects.
- Intuitive video creation. Bring Photoshop image editing power to your videos. Easily enhance any clip using the full range of familiar Photoshop editing tools, and combine clips and stills with transitions, audio, and effects such as pan and zoom.
- Background Save. Keep on working even while saving the largest of Photoshop files in the background — a performance improvement that can help your productivity soar.
- Auto-recovery. Let the auto-recovery option work behind the scenes to save your edits without interrupting your progress. A copy of your work is saved every 10 minutes and recovered in the event of an unexpected shutdown.
- Easy alignment and distribution of 3D objects. Create rich 3D scenes in less time now that you can automatically align 3D objects to the vanishing point in your image and manipulate a group of 3D objects at one time using a new multiselect option.
- Preset migration and sharing. Easily migrate your presets, workspaces, preferences, and settings so you can experience Photoshop in the same way on all your computers, share your setup, and bring your customizations from past versions into Photoshop CS6.
- Content-Aware Move. Move or extend a selected object to another area of your image, and then watch as Content-Aware Move magically recomposes and blends the object for a stunning visual result.
- Dozens of user-inspired improvements. Save time with more than 65 new creativity and productivity enhancements that originated as suggestions from Photoshop users via Facebook, Twitter, and more.
- Multicore Intel processor with 64-bit support
- Mac OS X v10.6.8 or v10.7
- 1GB of RAM
- 2GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on removable flash storage devices)
- 1024x768 (1280x800 recommended) resolution display with 16-bit color and 512MB of VRAM
- OpenGL 2.0–capable system
- DVD-ROM drive
- This software will not operate without activation. Broadband Internet connection and registration are required for software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.